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Visiting Writer: Caitlin Doyle

September 22, 2021
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Join the English Department for a reading of Caitlin Doyle’s work! Caitlin Doyle’s writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The Guardian, Best New Poets, the PBS NewsHour Online Poetry Series, and elsewhere. She has received awards, scholarships, and fellowships through the Yaddo Colony, the MacDowell Colony, and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, among others. She earned a PhD from the …  

Washington & Jefferson College Receives National Best College Recognitions for 2022

September 16, 2021

U.S. News & World Report has named Washington & Jefferson College to its list of the top 100 National Liberal Arts Colleges for 2022.

Teaching 9/11: A Historical Event and a Lived Experience for Today’s Students

September 10, 2021

September 11, 2001 is both a historical event and a lived experience for today’s college students.

Grades Due, 5 pm (Summer II)

August 11, 2021

Summer II Term Ends

August 6, 2021

Anna Higgins Wins 2021 UWSP Clarinet Call for Scores

August 4, 2021
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  Congratulations to music major Anna Higgins whose clarinet composition has been nationally selected for performance from the 2021 Call for Scores: Solo Clarinet Compositions! Anna’s composition centers around the importance of musical storytelling in healing the political turmoil, social disconnect and isolation caused by the pandemic. Her work will premiere in the forthcoming year …  

Ben Peticca ’21 named to Academic All-America At-Large Team

August 4, 2021
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Recent Washington & Jefferson College graduate Ben Peticca capped his collegiate career in style Wednesday when he was named a 2020-21 Academic All-America® Division III At-Large honoree, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. CoSIDA annually recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.

New study by Assistant Professor Hannah Bradshaw studies willingness to try new foods & desirability

July 28, 2021
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Being reluctant to try new foods can be daunting, according to new research published in the journal. Personality and individual differences . The new study provides evidence that the willingness to try new foods can influence sexual desirability and is seen by others as a sign of sexual unrestriction.

Last Day For Course Withdrawals, 5 pm (Summer II)

July 26, 2021

Professor David Ryan Bunting ’07 honored at 19th annual Washington Health System Teen Outreach Awards

July 21, 2021
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Local agencies, businesses and individuals will be recognized Wednesday for their commitment to area youth at the 19th annual Washington Health System Teen Outreach Awards. The awards ceremony begins at 7 p.m. at the Common Ground Teen Center, 92 N. Main St., Washington.